Lobbying for Dictators

[L]obbying for dictators sounds like a caricature of the lobbying profession as a whole–people with no morals shilling for the world’s least savory people. But it isn’t that simple. In fact, there may be a darker psychological explanation for why Americans would lobby for such awful governments.

Devils’ Advocates: Despots and the lobbyists who love them.” By James Kirchick, The New Republic, August 13, 2008